Cen Wang’s paper “NIM: Modeling and Generation of Simulation Inputs via Generative Neural Networks” was accepted to Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) 2020 Authors: Cen Wang, Emily Herbert, Peter J. Haas
Alexandra Meliou wins ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Artifact Award at ICSE 2020. Causal Testing: Understanding Defects’ Root Causes. Authors: Brittany Johnson, Yuriy Brun, Alexandra Meliou.
Marco Serafini’s paper “LiveGraph: A Transactional Graph Storage System with Purely Sequential Adjacency List Scans” was accepted to VLDB 2020. Authors: Xiaowei Zhu, Guanyu Feng, Marco Serafini, Xiaosong Ma, Jiping Yu, Lei Xie, Ashraf Aboulnaga, Wenguang Chen. Marco Serafini’s paper “Do the Best Cloud Configurations Grow on Trees? An Experimental […]
Ryan McKenna’s paper “A workload-adaptive mechanism for linear queries under local differential privacy” was accepted to VLDB 2020. Authors: Ryan McKenna, Raj Kumar Maity, Arya Mazumdar, Gerome Miklau.
College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) doctoral candidate Anna Fariha has recently been awarded a 2020 Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant for her proposal, “Enhancing Usability and Explainability of Data Systems.” Fariha’s work focuses on reducing the usability gap between non-expert users and complex data systems. Her thesis aims to […]
sPaQLTooLs: A Stochastic Package Query Interface for Scalable Constrained Optimization. Authors: Matteo Brucato, Miro Mannino, Azza Abouzied, Peter J. Haas, Alexandra Meliou. SuDocu: Summarizing Documents by Example. Authors: Anna Fariha, Matteo Brucato, Peter J. Haas, Alexandra Meliou.
PushdownDB: Accelerating a DBMS Using S3 Computation. Authors: Xiangyao Yu, Matt Youill, Matthew E Woicik, Abdurrahman Ghanem, Marco Serafini, Ashraf Aboulnaga, Michael Stonebraker.
ϵKTELO: A Framework for Defining Differentially Private Computations (journal version). Authors: Dan Zhang, Ryan McKenna, Ios Kotsogiannis, George Bissias, Michael Hay, Ashwin Machanavajjhala, Gerome Miklau.
Anna Fariha’s paper “Causality-Guided Adaptive Interventional Debugging” was accepted to SIGMOD 2020. Authors: Anna Fariha, Suman Nath, Alexandra Meliou
Gerome Miklau’s PODS paper from 2010 will be awarded the test-of-time award at PODS 2020. This work was done by lab alumni Chao Li, Michael Hay, along with Andrew McGregor. “Optimizing Linear Counting Queries under Differential Privacy” Authors: Chao Li, Michael Hay, Vibhor Rastogi, Gerome Miklau, and Andrew McGregor